He didn't want to take any chances

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Picture posed by models Dating can often be fraught with uncertainty and self-consciousness. He didn't want to take any chances. Although she received the odd abusive message, it's where she met her current partner.

And the stigma can make it a daunting prospect.

Too early, and the person may cut their losses before even getting to know you. Then you can search for people with a specific sexually transmitted infection. Even when you're let down politely, it affects you.

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These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel Some names have been changed. Kate recalls how a promising relationship was ruined by the disclosure of her herpes. For most people, it barely affects their lives, while many others do not even know they have it. Too late, and there's the risk of incurring anger or losing trust.